Birmingham Weather In May
The hottest May day in Birmingham for the past 67 years was 99 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on May 26, 1962, while the mean high temperature is 81. The record low May temperature in Birmingham for the last 67 years was 36 most recently encountered on May 4, 1971, and the average low daily temperature is 58.
National Weather Service historical Birmingham May Weather data indicates that on May 3, 1959, the recorded high did not exceed 7 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Birmingham in the past 67 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on May 30, 2004, the low for the day was not measured below 75 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Birmingham in the last 67 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Birmingham on May First is 79 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of May is 84 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Birmingham on May First is 56 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of May is 63 degrees.
Birmingham usually receives an average of 4.83 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by May Birmingham Weather data, was 5.71 inches on May 21, 2003.